During this informative session, we'll walk you through the foundational steps of becoming a foster carer. You'll gain an overview of the different types of fostering placements available, from providing immediate support through emergency care to offering stable and long-term environments through short-term and long-term placements.
Understanding the needs of children in care is key to providing them with the nurturing and support they deserve. Our experienced team will share insights into these unique needs, allowing you to develop a deeper understanding of how you can create a safe and loving environment for a child in your care.
The assessment process can sometimes feel overwhelming, but we're here to support you every step of the way. We'll provide an overview of the process, including the home screening and background checks, ensuring that you have a clear understanding of what to expect and how to prepare.
One of the highlights of our info session is the opportunity to hear from experienced foster carers. They'll share their personal stories, offering valuable perspectives on the rewards, challenges, and incredible impact of fostering. This firsthand knowledge will inspire you and provide insights into the transformative journey you're about to embark upon.
By the end of our session, you'll have a comprehensive understanding of the foundational aspects of fostering and be empowered to take the next steps on your journey. You'll feel confident in your ability to provide a nurturing and supportive environment for a child in care, armed with the knowledge, resources, and ongoing support we offer.
Join us for our free Introduction to Fostering info session and let's embark on this incredible path together, creating a positive and lasting impact on a child's life in Ireland.
Reach out for any questions and enquiries. A member of our fostering team will get back to you as soon as possible.